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# not-peaceful - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Joan Burton's given an official Garda statement about Jobstown

Gardaí have also been trawling through video footage captured and uploaded to social media sites, as part of their follow-up investigations.

# not-peaceful - Monday 17 November, 2014

Taoiseach says Burton was effectively kidnapped in Jobstown

The Taoiseach also criticised the actions of AAA TD Paul Murphy, who played a leading role in Saturday’s Jobstown protest.

# not-peaceful - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Video shows Joan Burton being hit with a water balloon at Jobstown protest

This was before the hours-long protest that saw Joan Burton trapped in her car for hours as riot-gardaí were called in.

That was NOT a peaceful protest --- Burton

The Tánaiste was trapped in her car for hours while protesters banged on its roof chanting “peaceful protest”.